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78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Herman Shlumpf
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Performer: Herman Shlumpf Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record. They are 2.0 mil truncated conical, 2.3 mil truncated conical, 2.8 mil truncated conical, 3.3 mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with Turnover: 482.0, Rolloff: -13.75. The preferred versions suggested by an audio engineer at George Blood, L.P. have been copied to have the more friendly filenames. Matrix number: PC-4602 Catalog number: PC-4602
( 1 reviews )
Topics: 78rpm, Novelty
Source: 78
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Tin Ear Tanner and his Back Room Boys
audio
eye 600
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Vocal-Instr. Digitized from a shellac record, at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record. They are 3.8 mil truncated conical, 2.3 mil truncated conical, 2.8 mil truncated conical, 3.3 mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with AES. The preferred version suggested by an audio engineer at George Blood, L.P. is the equalized version recorded with the 3.3 mil truncated conical stylus, and has been copied to have the more friendly...
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Topics: 78rpm, Country, Novelty
Source: 78
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Red Saunders & his Orch.; Dolores Hawkins & THe Hambone Kids; Sammy McGrier; Ronnie Strong; Delecta Clark; R. Saunders; L. Washington
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Performer: Delecta Clark Writer: L. Washington Rhythm novelty; Vocal chorus. Digitized from a shellac record, at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record.They are 3.5 mil truncated eliptical, 2.3 mil truncated conical, 2.8 mil truncated conical, 3.3 mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with Turnover: 482.0, Rolloff: -13.75. The preferred version suggested by an audio engineer at George Blood, L.P. is the equalized version...
( 2 reviews )
Topics: 78rpm, Rhythm, Novelty, Blues
Source: 78
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Herman Shlumpf
audio
eye 380
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Performer: Herman Shlumpf Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record. They are 2.0 mil truncated conical, 2.3 mil truncated conical, 2.8 mil truncated conical, 3.3 mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with Turnover: 482.0, Rolloff: -13.75. The preferred versions suggested by an audio engineer at George Blood, L.P. have been copied to have the more friendly filenames. Matrix number: PC-4601-2N Catalog number: PC-4601
( 1 reviews )
Topics: 78rpm, Novelty
Source: 78
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Chuck Mulkern and the Bar Room Boys; Dusty Lane
audio
eye 365
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Vocal by Dusty Lane. Digitized from a shellac record, at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record. They are 3.8 mil truncated conical, 2.3 mil truncated conical, 2.8 mil truncated conical, 3.3 mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with AES. The preferred version suggested by an audio engineer at George Blood, L.P. is the equalized version recorded with the 3.3 mil truncated conical stylus, and has been copied to have the more...
( 1 reviews )
Topics: 78rpm, Country, Novelty
Source: 78
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Cliff Ferre with the Cafe Society Quintet
audio
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Comedy Vocal. Digitized from a shellac record, at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record. They are 2.0 mil truncated conical, 2.3 mil truncated conical, 2.8 mil truncated conical, 3.3 mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with AES. The preferred version suggested by an audio engineer at George Blood, L.P. is the equalized version recorded with the 2.0 mil truncated conical stylus, and has been copied to have the more friendly...
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Topics: 78rpm, Comedy, Novelty
Source: 78
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by George P. Watson
audio
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Digitized from a shellac record, at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record.They are 3.8 mil truncated conical, 2.3 mil truncated conical, 2.8 mil truncated conical, 3.3 mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with Turnover: 375.0, Rolloff: -12.0. The preferred version suggested by an audio engineer at George Blood, L.P. is the equalized version recorded with the 2.3 mil truncated conical stylus, and has been copied to have the...
( 2 reviews )
Topics: 78rpm, Yodel
Source: 78
Prelinger Archives
by Coronet Instructional Films
movies
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Dick York plays a high-school track star whose running lags because of his lack of sleep.
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Topics: Health and hygiene, Sleep, Athletics
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Feodor Chaliapin
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Performer: Feodor Chaliapin Bass with chorus and orchestra; Recorded in Europe. Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record. They are 3.5 mil truncated eliptical, 2.3 mil truncated conical, 2.8 mil truncated conical, 3.3 mil truncated conical. The preferred versions suggested by an audio engineer at George Blood, L.P. have been copied to have the more friendly filenames. Matrix number: U 1050B Catalog number: 1050-B
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Topics: 78rpm, Russian Folk Song, Ethnic, acoustic
Source: 78
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by The Piccadilly Pipers; Clem Moorman; Edward McKlaine
audio
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Boogie Woogie; Featuring Clem Moorman on the Jaymar Toy Piano; Nonbreakable. Digitized from a shellac record, at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record. They are 2.0 mil truncated conical, 2.3 mil truncated conical, 2.8 mil truncated conical, 3.3 mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with AES. The preferred version suggested by an audio engineer at George Blood, L.P. is the equalized version recorded with the 2.0 mil truncated...
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Topics: 78rpm, Novelty
Source: 78
Prelinger Archives
by Chicago Film Studios of Chicago Film Laboratory
movies
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A teenage boy discovers how good nutrition (i.e. milk products) improves his habits, social life and bowling score.
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Topics: Nutrition, Health and hygiene, Teenagers
Prelinger Archives
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About the benefits of fertilizing and putting chemicals made by the Monsanto Company on your lawn and garden.
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Topic: need keyword
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by Coronet Instructional Films
movies
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Teenager and parents in conflict learn to develop mutual understanding.
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Topics: Social guidance, Families, Teenagers
Prelinger Archives
by Sid Davis
movies
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The inner life of an "at-risk" teenager, told in an idiosyncratic and often surreal manner. A key film by Sid Davis, who is beginning to emerge as one of the great unsung talents of educational filmmaking. Shot in working-class Inglewood, Hollywood and other parts of the Los Angeles basin.
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78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Columbia Tokyo Orchestra; Shizuko Kasagi; M. Suzuki; R. Hattori
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Performer: Columbia Tokyo Orchestra; Shizuko Kasagi Writer: M. Suzuki; R. Hattori Vocal; Sung in Japanese. Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record. They are 3.5 mil truncated eliptical, 2.3 mil truncated conical, 2.8 mil truncated conical, 3.3 mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with Turnover: 400.0, Rolloff: -12.0. The preferred versions suggested by an audio engineer at George Blood, L.P. have been copied to...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: 78rpm, Ethnic
Source: 78
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Rose Gross; Maurice Spector
audio
eye 6,460
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Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record. They are 2.0 mil truncated conical, 2.3 mil truncated conical, 2.8 mil truncated conical, 3.3 mil truncated conical. The preferred versions suggested by an audio engineer at George Blood, L.P. have been copied to have the more friendly filenames. Matrix number: RG4 Catalog number: TC-2326 B Other IDs from the record include: RG4
( 1 reviews )
Topics: 78rpm, Yiddish, Klezmer
Source: 78
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Walter Shumann; Spike Jones and his City Slickers; Jim Saturday; Spike Jones
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Vocal refrain by Jim Saturday; played by Spike Jones. Digitized from a shellac record, at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record. They are 2.0 mil truncated conical, 2.3 mil truncated conical, 2.8 mil truncated conical, 3.3 mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with RIAA. The preferred version suggested by an audio engineer at George Blood, L.P. is the equalized version recorded with the 2.3 mil truncated conical stylus, and...
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Topics: 78rpm, Comedy, Novelty
Source: 78
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Jimmy Bryant; Speedy West
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Performer: Jimmy Bryant; Speedy West Writer: Jimmy Bryant Steel Guitar. Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record. They are 2.0 mil truncated conical, 2.3 mil truncated conical, 2.8 mil truncated conical, 3.3 mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with Turnover: 400.0, Rolloff: -12.0. The preferred versions suggested by an audio engineer at George Blood, L.P. have been copied to have the more friendly filenames. Matrix...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: 78rpm, Country, Hillbilly
Source: 78
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Frank Loesser; The Southern Sons
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Male quintet unaccompanied. Digitized from a shellac record, at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record. They are 3.5 mil truncated eliptical, 2.3 mil truncated conical, 2.8 mil truncated conical, 3.3 mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with NAB. The preferred version suggested by an audio engineer at George Blood, L.P. is the equalized version recorded with the 2.8 mil truncated conical stylus, and has been copied to have the...
( 1 reviews )
Topics: 78rpm, Gospel
Source: 78
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Noel Coward; Robb Stewart
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eye 8,324
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Performer: Noel Coward; Robb Stewart Writer: Noel Coward Baritone in English with Piano. Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record. They are 3.8 mil truncated eliptical, 2.3 mil truncated conical, 2.8 mil truncated conical, 3.3 mil truncated eliptical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with Turnover: 375.0, Rolloff: -12.0. The preferred versions suggested by an audio engineer at George Blood, L.P. have been copied to have the more...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: 78rpm, Popular Music
Source: 78
Prelinger Archives
by Coronet Instructional Films
movies
eye 19,086
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Nick cannot plan ahead, but is convinced to do so after imagining himself as a drifter or a bum.
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Topics: Social guidance, Morality, Teenagers
Prelinger Archives
by Handy (Jam) Organization
movies
eye 12,390
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Proliferation of outdoor advertising billboards through Chicago and the methods of analyzing potential advertising sites. This part, shot in Kodachrome, contains a tour of Chicago's streets showing outdoor advertising.
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Topics: Advertising: Outdoor, Chicago, Consumerism
Prelinger Archives
by Handy (Jam) Organization
movies
eye 13,767
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Proliferation of outdoor advertising billboards through Chicago and the methods of analyzing potential advertising sites. This part explains the strategy behind the placement of outdoor media.
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Topics: Advertising: Outdoor, Chicago, Consumerism
Community Video
movies
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Tom Lehrer performing at a Maths lecture, some of the only footage of him anywhere on the internet!!! For more information on Tom Lehrer, visit the Tom Lehrer Community at: http://www.livejournal.com/community/tomlehrer/ This is a snippet in a better movie form from here: http://www.archive.org/details/lecture11842 Irving "Kaps" Kaplansky's 80th Birthday Celebration Audience: Learner: College Date: March 19, 1997 Language: English Audio/Visual: sound, color -Thanks, Cubehouse
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Topic: Tom Lehrer
Drive-In Movie Ads
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Get the item that adds to your personal comfort. Lucky Strike cigarette commercial with stop-motion animation of square-dancing cigarettes. Teleconference meeting filmed in New York City, with participation from, and shown to, Philip Morris employees in various cities around the United States, to educate employees about public policy issues facing the Philip Morris companies and to encourage them to become politically active on those matters. Six videos were interspersed through out the event...
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Topics: Intermission, Cigarettes, Drive In Movie Advertisements
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Herbi Hardt and his Jesters
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eye 12,609
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Part 2. Digitized from a shellac record, at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record. They are 3.8 mil truncated conical, 2.3 mil truncated conical, 2.8 mil truncated conical, 3.3 mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with NAB. The preferred version suggested by an audio engineer at George Blood, L.P. is the equalized version recorded with the 3.3 mil truncated conical stylus, and has been copied to have the more friendly...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: 78rpm, Pop, Novelty
Source: 78
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Butterball Brown and his Orchestra; Johnson; Butterball Brown
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Performer: Butterball Brown Writer: Johnson Vocal. Digitized from a shellac record, at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record.They are 3.8 mil truncated conical, 2.3 mil truncated conical, 2.8 mil truncated conical, 3.3 mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with Turnover: 400.0, Rolloff: -12.0. The preferred version suggested by an audio engineer at George Blood, L.P. is the equalized version recorded with the 2.3 mil truncated...
( 1 reviews )
Topics: 78rpm, Country, Western, C&W, Comedy, Country, Western, C&W, Comedy
Source: 78
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Cab Calloway And His Orchestra; Cab Calloway; Irving Mills; Clarence Gaskill
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Performer: Cab Calloway And His Orchestra; Cab Calloway Writer: Cab Calloway; Irving Mills; Clarence Gaskill Fox Trot; Vocal Chorus. Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record. They are 3.5 mil truncated eliptical, 2.3 mil truncated conical, 2.8 mil truncated conical, 3.3 mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with Turnover: 375.0, Rolloff: -12.0. The preferred versions suggested by an audio engineer at George Blood,...
favoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: 78rpm, Jazz
Source: 78
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by 雲雲 (Yun Yun)
audio
eye 8,311
favorite 35
comment 1
Label in Chinese characters. Digitized from a shellac record, at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record.They are 3.5 mil truncated eliptical, 2.3 mil truncated conical, 2.8 mil truncated conical, 3.3 mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with Turnover: 250.0, Rolloff: -5.0. The preferred version suggested by an audio engineer at George Blood, L.P. is the equalized version recorded with the 2.8 mil truncated conical stylus, and...
( 1 reviews )
Topics: 78rpm, Ethnic
Source: 78
Prelinger Archives
by Encyclopaedia Britannica Films
movies
eye 43,111
favorite 55
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Do's and don'ts film portraying ways in which office etiquette contributes to success in office relationships. Follows a young woman who is seeking her first secretarial job and shows examples of good (and hilariously bad) on-the-job behavior.
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Topics: Social guidance, Social guidance: Etiquette, Occupations: Clerical
Community Spirituality and Religion
by N/A
movies
eye 71,944
favorite 57
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Truly amazing piece of religious propaganda from 1941. Alternately terrifying and hilarious; depending on your point of view. This short was featured prominently in Diane Keaton's film "Heaven".
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Topics: religion, Christian, propaganda
Prelinger Archives
by Various
movies
eye 49,723
favorite 60
comment 5
Collection of TV commercials significant to the history and development of TV as an advertising medium.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews )
Topics: Advertising: Television commercials, Consumerism, Advertising: History
Prelinger Archives
by Handy (Jam) Organization
movies
eye 21,758
favorite 54
comment 6
This classic example of "capitalist realism" depicts a day in the life of Chevrolet workers in the U.S., while attempting to convince them that their own fortunes were inextricably linked to the fortunes of General Motors.
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Topics: Labor: 1930s, Consumerism, Automobiles: Manufacturing
Prelinger Archives
by Prelinger (Rick)
movies
eye 32,899
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Official Prelinger Archives corporate video, describing its contents and mission. With excerpts of many films in the collection and rare scenes shot inside the New York vaults.
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Topics: Motion pictures: Ephemeral, Motion pictures: Archives, Prelinger Archives
Prelinger Archives
by Encyclopaedia Britannica Films, Inc.
movies
eye 40,558
favorite 52
comment 5
An insecure young teen boy who has just reached dating age learns how to plan and enjoy a date (with a girl at least one foot taller than him). With Studs Terkel (Swimming Coach). Producer: Milan Herzog.
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Topics: Social guidance, Social guidance: Etiquette, Teenagers
Prelinger Archives
by Handy (Jam) Organization
movies
eye 91,485
favorite 61
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Promotional film made for the City of Detroit, an unsuccessful bidder for the Olympic Games. With views of city highways, automobile manufacturing, a diverse population, and social activities, all shot prior to the city's economic decline.
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Topics: Detroit, Michigan, City planning, Race relations
Prelinger Archives
by Wilding Picture Productions
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eye 35,359
favorite 47
comment 7
Dick York plays a Navy recruit who must learn to tackle his insomnia.
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Topics: Health and hygiene, Sleep
Prelinger Archives
by Handy (Jam) Organization
movies
eye 98,883
favorite 62
comment 17
Lucky Strike cigarette commercial with stop-motion animation of marching cigarettes.
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Topics: Advertising: Television commercials, Substance abuse: Tobacco, Animation: Stop-motion
Prelinger Archives
by Encyclopaedia Britannica Films
movies
eye 17,205
favorite 44
comment 8
Analysis of a child's fear of darkness leads him and us to understand the nature and kinds of fear.
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Topics: Social guidance, Children: Psychology, Psychology
Prelinger Archives
by Various
movies
eye 55,103
favorite 60
comment 8
Collection of TV commercials significant to the history and development of TV as an advertising medium.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 8 reviews )
Topics: Advertising: Television commercials, Consumerism, Advertising: History
Prelinger Archives
by Hartley Productions
movies
eye 27,203
favorite 47
comment 8
Home-sewed clothes as high fashion.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 8 reviews )
Topics: Sewing, Fashion
A/V Geeks
movies
eye 25,776
favorite 62
comment 20
Santa magically creates a Punch and Judy puppet show to the delight of children at a Christmas party. WARNING! Parents may wish to watch this before exposing innocent eyes to the comic brutality of a Punch and Judy puppet show from the late 1940s - including some very non-PC scenes. Punch & Judy professor/historian Geoff Felix describes the film: The value of this film is that it is a record of a performance by George Prentice whose Punch and Judy show achieved great popularity in Variety...
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Topics: Santa, puppet chaos, senseless violence
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Vicki Dale; The Peter Pan Orchestra
audio
eye 25,421
favorite 54
comment 1
Sung by Vicki Dale with the Peter Pan Orchestra. Digitized from a shellac record, at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record. They are 3.8 mil truncated conical, 2.3 mil truncated conical, 2.8 mil truncated conical, 3.3 mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with RIAA. The preferred version suggested by an audio engineer at George Blood, L.P. is the equalized version recorded with the 3.3 mil truncated conical stylus, and has...
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Topics: 78rpm, Christmas, Children's
Source: 78
Prelinger Archives
by Coronet Instructional Films
movies
eye 53,889
favorite 68
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Phil (Dick York), new in his high school, follows his father's suggestion and observes the most popular students to determine what makes them popular. By offering to help others he becomes popular himself and sheds his shyness.
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Topics: Social guidance, Teenagers
Prelinger Archives
by Coronet Instructional Films
movies
eye 49,685
favorite 65
comment 13
Attempts to provoke teens into discussion on the complex issue of going steady. Provides little support for the practice.
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Topics: Social guidance, Teenagers, Social guidance: Dating
Prelinger Archives
by Handy (Jam) Organization
movies
eye 29,393
favorite 71
comment 8
Astonishing sitcom-style sponsored film encouraging increased consumption of electricity by an ever-increasing number of appliances. The plot pits a starry-eyed teenage girl against a geek whose main interests happen to be engineering and time study.
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Topics: Electricity, Gender roles, Houses and homes
Prelinger Archives
by Various
movies
eye 73,486
favorite 68
comment 6
Collection of TV commercials significant to the history and development of TV as an advertising medium.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 6 reviews )
Topics: Advertising: Television commercials, Consumerism, Advertising: History
Prelinger Archives
by Simmel-Meservey
movies
eye 23,149
favorite 69
comment 5
Experiences of two couples on a double date at the Junior Prom.
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Topics: Social guidance, Social guidance: Etiquette, Dance and dancing
Prelinger Archives
by Affiliated Film Producers
movies
eye 23,972
favorite 66
comment 4
Husband and wife struggle to attain a balance of power in their marriage. This neorealist social guidance film was directed by Alexander Hammid.
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Topics: Marriage, Social guidance: Marriage, Gender roles
Prelinger Archives
by Handy (Jam) Organization
movies
eye 42,751
favorite 74
comment 3
Astonishing sitcom-style sponsored film encouraging increased consumption of electricity by an ever-increasing number of appliances. The plot pits a starry-eyed teenage girl against a geek whose main interests happen to be engineering and time study.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Electricity, Gender roles, Houses and homes
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Light Crust Doughboys; Montgomery
audio
eye 28,063
favorite 68
comment 3
Performer: Light Crust Doughboys Writer: Montgomery String band; Novelty singing. Digitized from a shellac record, at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record.They are 3.5 mil truncated eliptical, 2.3 mil truncated conical, 2.8 mil truncated conical, 3.3 mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with Turnover: 375.0, Rolloff: -12.0. The preferred version suggested by an audio engineer at George Blood, L.P. is the equalized version...
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Topics: 78rpm, Country, Western Swing, Novelty
Source: 78
Prelinger Archives
by Handy (Jam) Organization
movies
eye 25,703
favorite 83
comment 10
Advocacy film produced to garner public support for the creation of the Interstate Highway System.
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Topics: Infrastructure: Roads and highways, Car culture: General, Manifest destiny
Prelinger Archives
by Crawley Films
movies
eye 77,714
favorite 93
comment 7
Animated explanation of primary and secondary sex characteristics in adolescent boys and girls.
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Topics: Sex education, Medicine: Endocrinology, Animation
Prelinger Archives
by Coronet Instructional Films
movies
eye 45,003
favorite 99
comment 15
Shows teenagers how to plan and attend a party, suggesting games to play and songs to sing ("Jimmy Crack Corn").
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Topics: Social guidance: Etiquette, Celebrations, Parties
Prelinger Archives
by Coronet Instructional Films
movies
eye 51,596
favorite 97
comment 14
A high school senior learns how and where to ask a girl for a date, where to take her for a good time, and how to avoid spending too much money or being bored by commercialized amusements. Director: Ted Peshak. Cameraman: Dale Sharkey. Writers: George Tychsen, Bradford. Editor: Dick Kirschner. Narrator: George Stone.
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Topics: Social guidance, Dating, Teenagers
Prelinger Archives
by Handy (Jam) Organization
movies
eye 168,694
favorite 103
comment 25
Lucky Strike cigarette commercial with stop-motion animation of square-dancing cigarettes.
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Topics: Advertising: Television commercials, Substance abuse: Tobacco, Animation: Stop-motion
Prelinger Archives
by Knickerbocker Productions
movies
eye 51,719
favorite 101
comment 40
"Goofus and Gallant"-style film on the misadventures of a teenage girl who is a victim of her own bad habits, with a harrowing and patronizing narration.
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Topics: Social guidance, Gender roles, Psychology
Prelinger Archives
by Various
movies
eye 81,763
favorite 98
comment 12
Collection of TV commercials significant to the history and development of TV as an advertising medium.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 12 reviews )
Topics: Advertising: Television commercials, Consumerism, Advertising: History
Prelinger Archives
movies
eye 58,358
favorite 98
comment 9
Collection of TV commercials significant to the history and development of TV as an advertising medium.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 9 reviews )
Topics: Advertising: Television commercials, Consumerism, Advertising: History
Prelinger Archives
by Affiliated Film Producers
movies
eye 42,259
favorite 105
comment 15
Marriage training film dramatizing a partnership too fraught with conflicts to survive. Produced as part of a post-World War II initiative to make marriages more sustainable in the face of postwar dislocation. An unusually literate, neo-realist film produced by a talented group of documentarians. A series of films based on the textbook "Marriage for Moderns," by Henry A. Bowman. Director: Willard Van Dyke. Writer: H. Partnow (pseudonym for blacklisted screenwriter Millard Lampell)....
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Topics: Marriage, Social guidance, Gender roles
A/V Geeks
by Dept of Civil Defense
movies
eye 67,131
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comment 12
Public service announcements by the U.S. Civil Defense office inform farmers what to do in case of nuclear attack using marionettes. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
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Topics: civil defense, atomic, puppets
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by Fleischer Studios
movies
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Surprisingly licentious advertising cartoon produced by the Fleischer brothers.
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Topics: Animation: Advertising, Automobiles: Advertising, Sexualities
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by Coronet Instructional Films
movies
eye 71,495
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Two teenagers, wishing to marry early, visit their minister for advice and receive counseling, some of it quite pragmatic, the rest a little strange.
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Topics: Social guidance, Marriage, Gender roles
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by Various
movies
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Collection of TV commercials significant to the history and development of TV as an advertising medium.
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Topics: Advertising: Television commercials, Consumerism, Advertising: History
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by Encyclopaedia Britannica Films, Inc.
movies
eye 50,900
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Classic "slippery slope" narrative of post-World War II stoned slackerdom.
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Topic: Substance abuse: Drugs
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eye 130,934
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Ford commercial linking new compact cars to futurism and the space frontier.
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Topics: Advertising: Television commercials, Automobiles: Advertising, Futurism
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Alfredito and his Orchestra; Al Lang
audio
eye 27,822
favorite 93
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Performer: Alfredito and his Orchestra Writer: Al Lang Mambo inst. Digitized from a shellac record, at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record.They are 3.8 mil truncated conical, 2.3 mil truncated conical, 2.8 mil truncated conical, 3.3 mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with Turnover: 375.0, Rolloff: -12.0. The preferred version suggested by an audio engineer at George Blood, L.P. is the equalized version recorded with the...
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Topics: 78rpm, Mambo, Latin
Source: 78
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by On Film, Inc.
movies
eye 63,057
favorite 120
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Remarkable, surreal industrial film promoting "Atarax," a tranquilizer, and asserting how "ataraxic medicines" can help us all to achieve the relaxed state we long for. Created by Coni Johnston, Mel London, Joseph Cole, Bert Spielvogel, Tracy Ward (a pseudonym for Virginia Bell) and by Rune Hagman, Delores Phox, Jeanne Sharp, Dick Brophy, M. Opelle, Herb Hagens.
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Topics: Psychology, Pharmaceutical industry, Medicine: Psychiatry
Feature Films
by Rick Prelinger
movies
eye 185,632
favorite 117
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PANORAMA EPHEMERA (2004, 89:35 min., color and black and white) is a collage of sequences drawn from a wide variety of ephemeral (industrial, advertising, educational and amateur) films, touring the conflicted landscapes of twentieth-century America. The films' often-skewed visions construct an American history filled with horror and hope, unreeling in familiar and unexpected ways. PANORAMA EPHEMERA focuses on familiar and mythical activities and images in America (1626-1978). Many creatures...
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Topics: United States (History and culture), Animals, Motion pictures (Experimental)
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by Encyclopaedia Britannica Films
movies
eye 5.9M
favorite 136
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Told from the viewpoint of a child, this film emphasizes that children should train themselves in good sleeping habits. In typical "Goofus and Gallant" style, it shows the advantages a well-rested kid has over his poor-sleeping classmate. Dreams are presented as a normal part of sleeping, and there is a funny dream sequence.
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Topics: Health and hygiene, Dreams, Sleep
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by Medical Arts Productions
movies
eye 328,640
favorite 151
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Sex education film aimed at teenage boys, with the coach as authority figure and teacher.
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Topics: Sex education, Children, Gender roles
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by Photo & Sound Productions for Medical Arts Productions
movies
eye 109,651
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Menstruation education film for young teenage girls, redolent with dated detail.
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Topics: Sex education, Gender roles, Children
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movies
eye 38,873
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0696 PA8508 Out of This World
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movies
eye 38,008
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Uses vignettes, animation and comments by girls and boys to explore the medical facts and some personal feelings about menstruation.
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Topic: need keyword
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by Crawley Films
movies
eye 88,781
favorite 119
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How far can young people go in petting and still stay within the bounds of personal standards and social mores?
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Topics: Sex education, Teenagers, Social guidance